Dr Faith Mukami Mugwe – Kairu

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Dr Faith Mukami Mugwe-Kairu of College Station – Texas which occurred on January 2nd 2017 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands while travelling back to the USA with her family.

Beloved wife of Timothy Kairu Wanyoike. Mother of Mark Wanyoike, Ryan Mugwe and Emma Ngonyo.

Daughter of Mr George Mugwe and Mrs Mary Njambi of Nakuru. Sister of Catherine Muthoni, Anthony Muchiri, Susan Njeri, Jennifer Wanjiru and Nancy Waithera. Daughter in law of Mr Ernest Wanyoike and Mrs Margaret Ngonyo of Ruiru. Sister in law of Felister Wanjiru, Nicholas Ng’ang’a, Amos Ibinda and Anthony Gitau.

The cortege leaves KU Funeral Home on Saturday 14th January 2017 at 8.30am for funeral service and burial at her home in Ruiru, Kimbo-Murera near PCEA Church Murera Parish starting at 10.30am.

Rest in Peace Dearest Faith. In God’s hands you rest, in our hearts you live forever.


Betha Waruguru Njogu

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Betha Waruguru Njogu of Gichiga-ini farm, Kariki sub-location, Chehe location, Karatina in Nyeri County on 9th January 2017 at 3am.

Wife of the late Robertson Njogu Ngare. Mother of Margaret Mariara, Esther Gathogo, Dr. Laetitia Kanja, late Stephen Ngare, late Eric Githinji, Jane Githagui, Phares Kabugi and Ephraim Kiara. Mother-in-law of Mariana, the late Gathogo, Kanja, Jane Ngare, Julia Githinji, Githagui, Lucy Kabugi and Ann Kiara.

Sister of the late Kiara Muhoro, late Kagure Karuki and late Wanduru Macharia. Grandmother of the Mariaras (Kiserian), Gathogos (USA), Kanjas (Nairobi), Ngares (Nyahururu), Githinjis (Karatina), Githaguis (Nairobi), Kabugis (Karatina) and Kiaras (Karatina) among others. Great grandmother of many.

Friends and family are meeting at her residence in Gichiga-ini farm. The Cortege leaves Outspan Hospital Mortuary Nyeri on 16th January 2017 at 8am for funeral Service at Kirathimo PCEA Church and thereafter burial at her Gichiga-ini farm.


Henry Kinyua

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Mr Henry Kinyua, former Managing Director of Kenya Planters Cooperative Union (KPCU). Son of the late Ismael M’Mugwika and Jane M’Mugwika.

Husband of Mary Kinyua and Karimi Kinyua. Loving father of Joy Karimi, Peter and Sophie Kinyua, George and Holly Kinyua and Makena Kinyua.

Grandfather of Tresor and Katusha Kavasha, Matthew and Alexa Kinyua and Aisha Kinyua.

He was brother of Sarah Gacheri, Grace Karea John, the late William Kithara, Reuben Mbaya, Charles Mworia of Mombasa, Stella Kinana Kirimi, Evangeline Tei Kimathi and Monicah Kinya Mugwika.

He was an in-law of the Mwirichias and the Mutumas.

Prayer meetings will be held today Thursday 14th and tomorrow Friday 15th at his Wispers, Runda Home from 6pm.

Memorial service will be held on Monday 16th at the Lavington United Methodist Church at 2pm. The Cortege leaves Lee Funeral Home in the morning of Tuesday 17th January 2017.

Funeral service will be held at Kinoru Church, Meru, at 11am followed by internment at his Kinoru Home.

Revelations 21:4: “He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying nor pain anymore for the former things have passed away”.


Victoria Butembeshe Amita

Victoria Butembeshe Amita went to be with The Lord on the eve of 25th December 2016.

Her Funeral was supposed to be done on Saturday 7th January 2017, however due to unavoidable circumstances, she was not laid to rest. Hence the re-advertisement as stated below.

Daughter of Mr and Mrs Paul Amita Bukhumbale. Wife of Victor Nyali. A Loving and Adoring Mother of Clemence Katee, Vincent Cherera, Paul Amita and Harris Mwambeo.

A Loving Sister of Farida, Flavia, Aurelia lnzira, Benedict, Scholastica, Roslyn, Emmanuel, Dickson and Susan.

Sister-in-law of Abdalla, Tom, Patrick, Priscilla, Ngala, Stanley, Michael, the Cherera’s and Mwambeo’s among others. A loving Aunty and cousin of many.

The Funeral Service will be on Thursday 12th January 2017 at her home, Ivakale Village, Kakamega County from 9:00 am and thereafter her burial.

Isaiah 57:2Those who walk Uprightly enter into Peace and they find rest as they lie in death.

Joan Shikuku Ongullu Obongita

It is with great sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the demise of Joan Shikuku Ongullu Obongita Teacher at St Martins Mumias School For the Deaf.

Adored wife of Patrick Obongita, Cherished daughter of the late Apollo Ongullu and Sarah Ongullu. Daughter-in-law of Hon. Francis Obongita (former MP Mumias), Mrs Rebbeca Obongita and Fridah Obongita. Mother of Susan, Rebecca and Francis Obongita. Sister of the late George, Ben, Christabel, James, the late Roseline, Christel Ongullu. In law of Philip, Tom, Kennedy, Willis, Rosina, Pamela, Chief Charles Munyendo, Elizabeth, Ruth, Anastancia, Violet and Catharine.

The cortege leaves Mumias Mission Hospital Funeral Home on Friday 13th January 2017 at 10am for a requiem service at Christ The King Ekero at 11am.

Burial will take place at her Bumanyi home-near Ekero, Mumias Sub-County, Kakamega County on Saturday 14th January 2017.

In God’s hands you rest, In our hearts you remain forever


Sisto Muhiato Ndirangu

1948 – 7/1/2017

It is with deep sorrow and humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the passing on of Sisto Muhiato Ndirangu.

Loving husband of Ann Watetu Muhiato. Devoted father of the late Rose Muthoni, Hellen (Bobmill Industries Ltd), Doris Mukami, Juliet Wambui and Esther Wothaya. Father in-law of John Wachira and James Kinyanjui. Brother of Doris Mukami Karonji, Esther Wothaya Macharia and Silas Kariuki Ndirangu. Grandfather of many.

Family and friends are meeting daily for Funeral arrangement at his home Kiandu Village,Tetu Sub-County, Nyeri and at Emmaccra Hotel Nairobi Accra Road starting today through Friday staring 6.00pm to 8.00 pm.

The cortege leaves Mathari Hospital Mortuary on Saturday 14th Jan 2017 at 8.00 a.m for the burial ceremony to be held at his home in Kiandu Village, Tetu Sub-County, Nyeri.

Simon M’ Rikura Kiria

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Simon M’ Rikura which occurred on Wednesday 4th January 2017 at Consolata Mission Hospital, Nkubu.

Husband of Alice Karianyama from Mugurukia Village, Thuura Location, Nyaki East Ward, North lmenti District – Meru County. He was father of Sarah Mugambi, Nteere, Obadiah Rikura, Nancy Gitonga, Mwichuni Rikura, the late Joseph Rikura, Agnes Kajuju Mpuru, Kairuthi Gitonga, Mutuma Rikura and Catherine Mwirigi. Father in-law of late Mugambi, Nteere, Gitonga, Hon Mpuru Aburi, Gitonga Araya, John Mwirigi, Caroline Obadiah,Karambu Mwichuni and Ruth Mutuma. He has left behind 28 Grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

Friends and relatives are meeting daily at his home Mugurukia Village, Mikinduri St. Masimo Catholic Hall, Athwana and Muriri DC’s Hall.

The cortege leaves Nkubu Consolata Mission Hospital on Saturday 14th January 2017 at 8.00am for funeral service at M.C.K Kiamwitari Church, Thuura Location and burial thereafter at his home in Mugurukia Village, Thuura Location.

“Simon we loved you but God loved you most. May your Soul rest in eternal peace Amen!”

Sarah Liner Chepngeno Temuge

It is with deep sorrow and humble acceptance of Gods will that we announce the sudden death of Sarah Liner Chepngeno Temuge which occurred on Friday 30/12/2016.

Daughter of the late Joshua Temuge and Sofia Temuge of Meregure Village, Sosiot Kericho county. Most adored mother of the late Raymond, Japhet, Betty, Kenneth, Monicah (USA) and Rose. Sister of the late Silas, Isaiah, Annah, Alice, Samwel, Rose (USA), Viola, Eveline, the late Esther, Timothy, Edha, Andrew, Mathew, Simom, Elijah and Dorcas. Adoring grandmother and great grandmother of many.

The Cortege leaves Siloam Lazarus funeral home on Thursday 12/1 /2017 and will be laid to rest on Friday 13/1/2017 at Olengurwoni Sinendet Farm, Molo.

Blessed are those who die in the Lord (Rev 14:13)

Hon Peter Mutua Kavisi

1942 – 2017

We regret to announce the untimely death of Hon Peter Mutua Kavisi, former MP for Mwala Constituency, Machakos County and one time Vice National Treasurer K.N.U.T.

Son of late Kavisi Nzau and the late Rhoda Nduku, Husband of Martha Mutio (London), Esther Wayua and Dorcas Mwende. Father of Mary Mwikali (London) Collins Ngao, Hon Michael Kavisi {ASP Umoja I MCA), Onesmus Mbithi, Tabitha Ndinda and Catherine nduku. Brother of Nzisa, Mumbi, Daudi Ngeke and the late Maingi.

Family and friends are meeting daily as from 9th January at JR Restaurant, Post bank house, Buruburu Phase I Bamboo court House 108, Old T Tot Restaurant Machakos, Comrade House Wamunyu and his residence at Mwaasua village for funeral arrangements.

Burial will be on Saturday 14th January 2017 at Mwaasua village, Mwala constituency in Machakos County from 10.00am

The Lord gives, and the Lord takes away. Praise the name of the Lord”! job 1:21

Jane Muthoni Leitich

14/4/1978 – 7/1/2017

It is with humble acceptance of God’s will that we announce the death of Jane Muthoni Leitich of K.C.A.A which occurred on 7th January 2017 at Aga Khan Hospital, Nairobi.

Beloved wife of Bernard Leitich (Ministry of Lands, Thika). Loving Mother of Alfa Kiplangat and Nathan Kiprotich. Loving daughter of Joseph Kinuthia and Lucy Wambere. Daughter-in-law of Wesley Leitich and Ruth Leitich. Sister of Hannah VVanjiru, James Mwangi, Margaret Watiri, Fredrick Mbau and Geoffrey Irungu. Sister-in-law of Betsy Leitich, Robert Cheruiyot, Erick Cheruiyot, Elisha Cheruiyot, Charles Cheruiyot, Judy Tunoi, Everlyn Cheruiyot, Sheila Cheruiyot and Enock Cheruiyot.

Friends and relatives are meeting daily at St.Andrews Church opposite Nairobi University Plenary Left Hall from 5.30p.m. The Cortege will leave Montezuma Funeral Home, Nairobi on Friday 13th January 2017, at I 0.00a.m. for requiem Mass at the Purpose Centre Church opposite Sameer Park along Mombasa Road and burial thereafter at their home at Kitaima in Bomet County.

I Thessolonians 5:18 — In everything give thanks for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.